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Video: UK’s Biggest Political Banner Visits Cornwall

  Check out the Yes to Fairer Votes team when they took the UK’s biggest political banner on a national tour, taking in St Ives and Newquay along the way. 3 Reasons to Say Yes on May 5th 1 Make

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YES to Fairer Votes unveil UK’s biggest political banner

Yes to Fairer Votes unveiled what is believed to be the UK’s largest political banner in Cornwall a few days ago. The giant 300 square metre banner was rolled out on the Island in St Ives above Porthmeor beach, and

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Charles Kennedy Hits out at No2AV’s ‘Cheap Tricks’

Former Liberal Democrat leader Charles Kenndy has hit out at the No2AV campaign group following their placement of ads in newspapers that he has branded as ‘distasteful at best, shocking and outrageous at worst.’ He said, “Over recent days No2AV

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Cornwall Loves Fairer Votes this Valentine’s Day!

The Yes to Fairer Votes campaign team could be found on Marazion beach this weekend, honing their ‘sand art’ skills (as shown in the picture above) and highlighting that this Valentines’ Day, Cornwall should fall in love with Fairer Votes. The referendum

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  • Today’s headlines show just how much work is still to do on mental health stigma March 27, 2015
    View image | gettyimages.com All of us have been moved by the Germanwings plane crash, feeling for those who have lost loved ones or colleagues. The circumstances of the crash, caused by what seems to be a deliberate act by the co-pilot, has provoked much comment in the press, much of it deeply irresponsible. Headlines […]
    Caron Lindsay
  • The Independent View: Incentives matter in our education system March 27, 2015
    Incentives matter in our education system. The right ones encourage our schools and teachers to deliver the very best education the system has to offer. Yet in the run up to the general election, politicians would have us think otherwise. Rather than creating the incentives for excellence to spread, they seek to drive performance from […]
    Amy Finch